Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.10.03
WTO Country
Agency Responsible
European Commission
Regions Affected
European Commission EU-TBT Enquiry Point Fax: +(32) 2 299 80 43 E-mail: grow-eu-tbt@ec.europa.eu Website: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/tools-databases/tbt/
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Draft Commission Regulation amending Annex III to Regulation (EC) No 1925/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards trans fat, other than trans fat naturally occurring in animal fat, in foods intended for the final consumer</p>
ICS Code
Covered Products
<p style="margin:2px !important;">Food destined to the final consumer</p>
Description of Content

This draft Commission Regulation introduces a maximum threshold for the presence of industrially manufactured trans fat in food for the final consumer, in line with recommendations of the World Health Organisation.

Relevant Documents

WHO: REPLACE, a step-by-step guide for the elimination of industrially-produced trans-fatty acids from the global food supply, released 14 May 2018. http://www.who.int/nutrition/topics/replace-transfat/

 

Final Date of Comments
2018.12.02
Contact Details
European Commission EU-TBT Enquiry Point Fax: + (32) 2 299 80 43 E-mail: grow-eu-tbt@ec.europa.eu The text is available on the EU-TBT Website: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/tools-databases/tbt/
Document Online Link (EN)
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